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Environmental issues to be debated at Question Time-style event tonight

Environmental issues are set to be discussed by councillors at a Question Time-style event tonight.

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The District Line from Upminster will be affected by the strikes.

Disruption expected on District Line in Tube strikes next week

Tube workers are set to start another five days of strikes on Monday.

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Members and staff of Gymophobics Hornchurch presented Easter eggs to children from the charity ADD+UP.

Hornchurch gym members donate Easter eggs to children’s charity

Staff and members of a Hornchurch gym have donated Easter eggs to children from Havering charity Add+Up.

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Luke Rogers robbed the taxi driver with an imitation firearm. Picture: Met Police

Jailed: man who spared shooting Romford taxi driver because he was ‘nice’ to him

An electrician who spared shooting a Romford taxi driver during a robbery because he was “nice” to him has been jailed.

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Members of the RM1 WI group with the pamper bags they made up for the Havering Women's Aid Refuge. [Picture: Nicola Harris]

Club News: RM1 WI

Secretary Nicola Harris talks about how her club is shaking up the image of the WI.

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MP Andrew Rosindell, 48

Romford MP Andrew Rosindell defends tactic in election postal vote row

Romford MP Andrew Rosindell has defended a decision to ask residents to send postal votes to the local Conservative HQ saying “all parties” do it.

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The Young Bloods

School of Rock! Youngsters to compete in Havering’s Last Band Standing

Future rockstars will have the chance to showcase their talent at Havering’s first ever battle of the bands competition.

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From left,  Havering College tutor and gold award winner Zena Mitchell, Dorothy Townsend, Julie Ettridge, chairman of judges Brian Taylor, Diane Stokes and Debbie Mardell

Havering College cake students enjoy sweet smell of success

Students on a new professional cake-decorating course at Havering College have enjoyed a huge slice of success in one of the world‘s leading cake competitions.

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PC Anthony Kiddle rescued the muntjac deer

Havering’s award winning officer rescues trapped muntjac deer in Romford

Havering’s award-winning wildlife crime officer came to the rescue again, this time freeing a distressed muntjac deer caught in a metal fence.

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Update: 39-year-old man stabbed in Rush Green attack

A man was taken to hospital after being stabbed in the stomach on Saturday night, while a woman was also injured in the attack.

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Mayor of Havering, Cllr Eric Munday, with Margaret Coyte, of Harold Wood Funeral Services

Collier Row community congregate to support carnival

The community pulled together recently to donate much needed time, and funds, towards a popular August carnival.

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Lord’s will host the first ever domestic T20 group stage double-header when Sussex and Essex take on Middlesex at the Home of Cricket on Saturday, May 17.

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